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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Reading Divas Book Club

Capitol View Library

2:30 p.m.
If reading and talking about popular books or watching movies sounds like fun, our Reading Divas Book Club is for you! The book club meets twice a month here at Capitol View Library. Our group is led by Mrs. Wendy, and she loves to see new faces. Join us for some exciting reading fun on Sunday, May 15, at 2:30 p.m. Girls ages 10-13 are invited to attend. Hope to see you here!

Reading Divas Book Club

Capitol View Library

2:30 p.m.
If reading and talking about popular books or watching movies sounds like fun, our Reading Divas Book Club is for you! The book club meets twice a month here at Capitol View Library. Our group is led by Mrs. Wendy, and she loves to see new faces. Join us for some exciting reading fun on Sunday, May 15, at 2:30 p.m. Girls ages 10-13 are invited to attend. Hope to see you here!

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Books to Movie Images

From Amazing Books To Incredible Films

Parklands-Turner Library

(All day)
The Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library regularly displays an assortment of amazing books that have been adapted into incredible blockbuster movies. Every month, library staff will select a book that has been adapted into a film and display it all month long for your reading pleasure. Read and enjoy the featured book of the month. At the end of each month, library staff will present the film adaptation on the big screen TV in the Children's room for your further enjoyment.  

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.
Amulet Book 1: The Stonekeeper

Book Club: Amulet Book 1: The Stonekeeper

Southwest Library

4:30 p.m.
Read Amulet Book 1: The Stonekeeper, a graphic novel about two children who discover an underground world inhabited by demons, robots, and talking animals.  For children ages 9-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Readers' Theatre Clipart

Readers' Theatre

Takoma Park Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-6.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Book Share logo

Book Share

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Let’s talk books, the characters in them, and the writers who created them. We’ll ask lots of thinking  questions that have no right answers—we want to hear what YOU have to say.  Bring your opinions! Ages 6-12. No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.  

Monday, June 13, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Cover of Brown Girl Dreaming

Tenley Readers Unite: Brown Girl Dreaming

Tenley-Friendship Library

2:30 p.m.
In Brown Girl Dreaming, an autobiography in verse, Jacqueline Woodson tells her story of growing up African-American in the ‘60s and ‘70s split between two parts of the country and two parents. She also dreams of becoming a writer, but faces the challenge of learning to read.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Three Ninja Pigs

Kids Club: Reader's Theatre

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Bring your inner ninja to life through a reading of The Three Ninja Pigs by Corey Rosen Schwartz. Children will read aloud from scripts created from the book. Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.  

Monday, June 27, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Red Butterfly book cover

Kids' Book Club

Southeast Library

4 p.m.
This month, we're reading Red Butterfly by A.L. Sonnichsen. At our meeting, we'll discuss the book, do a fun activity, and enjoy snacks! Participants will also vote on which book we'll read in July. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Information Desk. Ages 8-12. ____________

Friday, July 1, 2016

Books to Movie Images

From Amazing Books To Incredible Films

Parklands-Turner Library

(All day)
The Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library regularly displays an assortment of amazing books that have been adapted into incredible blockbuster movies. Every month, library staff will select a book that has been adapted into a film and display it all month long for your reading pleasure. Read and enjoy the featured book of the month. At the end of each month, library staff will present the film adaptation on the big screen TV in the Children's room for your further enjoyment.  

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Book Share logo

Book Share

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Let’s talk books, the characters in them, and the writers who created them. We’ll ask lots of thinking  questions that have no right answers—we want to hear what YOU have to say.  Bring your opinions! Ages 6-12. No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.  

Monday, July 11, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, July 25, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, Aug. 1, 2016

Books to Movie Images

From Amazing Books To Incredible Films

Parklands-Turner Library

(All day)
The Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library regularly displays an assortment of amazing books that have been adapted into incredible blockbuster movies. Every month, library staff will select a book that has been adapted into a film and display it all month long for your reading pleasure. Read and enjoy the featured book of the month. At the end of each month, library staff will present the film adaptation on the big screen TV in the Children's room for your further enjoyment.  

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, Aug. 8, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016

Book Share logo

Book Share

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Let’s talk books, the characters in them, and the writers who created them. We’ll ask lots of thinking  questions that have no right answers—we want to hear what YOU have to say.  Bring your opinions! Ages 6-12. No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.  

Monday, Aug. 15, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.